Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Siemens STEM Institute

Deadline April 16th!

There's still time to apply to the Siemens STEM Institute, a premier STEM immersion program brought to you by the Siemens Foundation and administered by Discovery Education in conjunction with the College Board.

Dates: August 1 - August 6, 2010

Location: Discovery Communications world headquarters in Silver Spring, MD (outside of Washington D.C.)

Apply now. The application deadline is April 16, 2010.

The Siemens STEM Institute is a unique immersion program that promotes hands-on, real-world integration of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) in the classroom.
Fifty educators will be selected as STEM Fellows to attend this all expenses-paid, week-long professional development experience.
The week will be filled with guest speakers at the forefront of STEM, field trips to leading institutions where Fellows will observe real-world applications of STEM subject matter, and opportunities for networking and collaborating with peers from across the nation. Guest speakers may include top STEM experts and personalities from the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency, National Science Foundation, American Society of Civil Engineers, CNN, the Science Channel, and many more!
Download the Tentative Program Schedule
Benefits include paid travel and transporation, lodging, meals, and program fees (i.e. field trips and cultural activities).
Don't miss this exciting opportunity to access the tools you need to invigorate student interest and power STEM student achievement!
For additional information on the resources and opportunities available through the Siemens STEM Academy, please visit

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